Colin Crosby Heritage Tours


Desford is a former mining village in Leicestershire, 7 miles from Leicester.

The old village, with several picturesque corners, is set on a hill with excellent views across to Charnwood Forest.

St. Martin`s Church dates from the 13th century.

The Tropical Bird Garden is situated in the valley on the edge of the village.

Desford Colliery had a highly respected brass band.

Blue Badge Guide Colin Crosby is available to lead Guided Walks around Desford for groups.